Oct. 9 Arts & Leisure briefs
CCC hosts local authors book launch party
Newberg resident and author Lisa Ohlen Harris will celebrate the launch of her new memoir The Fifth Season at 7 p.m. Oct. 19 in the Chehalem Cultural Center. Harris book chronicles her journey of caregiving for her mother-in-law and recounts the years she spent caring for the aging woman while also raising four young children in an extended family household. The book will be available at the launch party and also locally at Chapters Books and the Coffee Cottage. Harris is also the author of the Middle East memoir Through the Veil.